|Ten Years 6: Pam Peirce and Peoples Food System - Shaping San Francisco|
Pam Peirce, author of "A Personal History of the People's Food System" in 'Ten Years That Shook the City: San Francisco 1968-78' reads an excerpt from her essay.
Keywords: People's Food System; food; 1970s
|Ten Years: Ecology - Shaping San Francisco|
Peoples Food System, The Farm, and Saving San Bruno Mountain, Ecology Emerges-- Travel back in time to hear of urban farms, collectives distributing organic foods, the fight to save the mountain (San Bruno), and how the anti-war movement galvanized a movement to save the earth. Authors will read from essays in the book Ten Years That Shook the City: San Francisco 1968-78. With Pam Peirce, Jana Blankenship, David Schooley, and Chris Carlsson
Keywords: Ecology; The Farm; San Bruno Mountain; People's Food System; Environmentalism; conservation; Save the Bay; recycling; farming; urban agriculture
|Ten Years That Shook The City: San Francisco 1968-78 - Shaping San Francisco|
Chris Carlsson and LisaRuth Elliott will give a wide survey of the politics of 1968-78 by going through the forthcoming book "Ten Years That Shook the City: 1968-78," covering everything from Los Siete de la Raza to the housing and redevelopment politics of the era, the San Francisco State Strike to the lesser known strikes among rank-and-file activists in the local labor movement. Posters, lost murals, unknown ecological treasures, the Farm, and much more! The book won't be out until 2011 so th...
Keywords: 1960s; 1970s; San Francisco; politics; Third Worldism; SF State Strike; Los Siete de la Raza; Black Panthers; San Bruno Mountain; People's Food System; I-Hotel; Filipinos; Women's Liberation; Gay Liberation; GI Resistance; Communes; Ohlone; Native Americans; AIM; International Indian Treaty Council